2018 Memphis Blues Challenge Fundraiser
The 2018 Memphis Blues challenge has been run and the winners decided. Now we need to raise the funds to get ONE MORE MILE and BEN FORD-DAVIES to the 2019 International Blues Challenge in Memphis!
This event will include a gala auction, Pistol Pete's Memphis BBQ will be sizzling, fine wines from S C Pannell wines will be available and the evening will conclude with an all-star jam!
2018 MEMPHIS FUNDRAISER
10th August. Semaphore Workers Club
93 The Esplanade, Semaphore (directly opposite The Palais)
$15 entry, kids free
6.00: Doors open and BBQ
7.30 – 8.15: J.J Fields, Blind Dog Taylor and the Healers
8.30 - 9.00: Ben Ford-Davies and special guests
9.15- 9.40: The Streamliners (circa 1994 line-up)
9.40 - 10.10: AUCTION and TVC Guitar winner drawn
10.10 - 10.35: Chris Finnen Band
10.50 - 11.15: One More Mile
11.15- 11.25 Raffles drawn
11.30 – 12.00 All-star Jam
This fabulous TVC Sunburst Guitar including hard-case , Alder body, Custom Shop '62 pickups, Maple neck, C shape, 6105 frets. RRP: $2500.
kindly donated by Truman Vintage Custom Guitars will be Drawn during the night of August 10th 2018 at the Semaphore Workers
Tickets available from ARBA representatives or online HERE
All proceeds toward the travel and accommodation expenses of One More Mile and Ben Ford-Davies (Music) when they travel to Memphis to represent ARBA and South Australia at the 2019 International Blues challenge.
GALA AUCTION 10 AUGUST.
Semaphore Workers Club
As well as no fewer than 6 acts playing on this night, there will also be an auction, including a guitar donated by Nick Kipridis (see pics). This guitar was used on early The Streamliners records!
Also Auction items donated by Air Brush Venturi, SC Pannell Wines and Global Music and more!